Listing ID: 80676
The business has established customers and had operated by taking reservations only.
This business is a well-established company and reached its 20th-year milestone. It has an excellent solid customer base and built up its reputation. The company engages in servicing afternoon tea and lunch items, hosting events, catering, and selling loose teas, tea wares, and other gift items.
Additionally, this business had been featured on many media publication platforms and has catered and served as a world-renowned leader. This is an ideal investment for any individual or family-owned business owners looking to establish another location on the island of Oahu and expand their customer base.
20 years in business
Average annual sales $112k
Inventory including FFE assets $43k
Reservations only business activities
Frequent catering events
Luxurious afternoon tea parties
Private venues, birthdays, bridal showers, catering, and more
Great brand recognition
Fantastic reviews and social media followers
The owner will agree to commit to working alongside the incoming owner for a period of two (2) months.
This business is suitable for any business owner who has the passion and enjoys servicing, connecting and creating an experience for customers. A business owner who is a trendsetter in the market social space would be helpful.
Asking Price: $120,000
- Asking Price: $120,000
- Cash Flow: $32,000
- Gross Revenue: $112,000
- EBITDA: N/A
- FF&E: $36,169
- Inventory: $6,945
- Inventory Included: Yes
- Established: 1999
- Property Owned or Leased:N/A
- Property Included:N/A
- Building Square Footage:1,675
- Lot Size:N/A
- Total Number of Employees:4
- Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
During the training period, the owner will agree to commit to working alongside the incoming owner for approximately 10 hours a week for a period of two (2) months.
The venture was established in 1999, making the business 23 years old.
The sale will include inventory valued at $6,945, which is included in the requested price.
The company has 4 employees and resides in a building with approx. square footage of 1,675 sq ft.
The building is leased by the company for $0.00
Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?
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Existing Debts and Future Obligations
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Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics
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